South Australian Entrepreneur Awards


EO Adelaide and Perks, in conjunction with ThincLab and the Adelaide Business School, are thrilled to launch the inaugural South Australian Entrepreneur Awards.

This award aim to recognise entrepreneurial achievement in individuals who have developed an innovative product or service which has the potential to  scale.

In 2022 there will be one award category:

  • Emerging Entrepreneur Award (prize awarded by ThincLab & EO)

The individual should embody the qualities of leadership, vision and collaboration, and the following EO values:

  • Trust and Respect
  • Thirst for Learning
  • Think Big, Be Bold
  • Together we Grow

This unique partnership between the EO, Perks and ThincLab offers award winners exclusive access to the EO Adelaide chapter and its members. The winners will access the highly rated EO peer-to-peer forums, global events, executive education, and mentorship to name a few, to help winners grow beyond their personal limits and make breakthroughs as they redefine and realize their goals in life and in business.

The following prizes will be awarded accordingly:

Nominations are now closed. Finalists were invited to the exclusive EO dinner held on Saturday 25 June 2022 in Adelaide where the award was announced. 

Terms and Conditions

Nominations close 

21 May 2022

Assessment & interviews completed     

31 May 2022

Finalists announced         

1 June 2022

Winners announced 

25 June 2022

About our partners

  • Entrepreneurs Organisation - Adelaide

    Entrepreneurs’ Organization is a high-quality support network of 14,000+ like-minded leaders across 61 countries. We help entrepreneurs achieve their full potential through the power of life-enhancing connections, shared experiences and collaborative learning.

    EO has been helping entrepreneurs achieve transformational growth since 1987. Our member network is committed to learning and helping each other succeed. Gain access to the world’s top experts. Grow beyond your personal limits. Make breakthroughs as you redefine and realize your goals in life and in business.

    The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is a global, peer-to-peer network of more than 14,000+ influential business owners with 198 chapters in 61 countries. Founded in 1987, EO is the catalyst that enables leading entrepreneurs to learn and grow, leading to greater success in business and beyond.

  • Perks Accountants & Wealth Advisers

    Perks is a privately-owned financial services firm that has been helping South Australian people and businesses to grow and prosper since 1981.

    Under one roof, we help businesses through a wide range of specialist services, including:

    • Accounting & Tax
    • Business Advisory
    • Bookkeeping
    • Audit
    • Banking & Finance
    • Customised Financial Reporting, Analysis & Forecasting Solutions

    We also have a dedicated Private Wealth Team that provides sophisticated wealth advice to assist successful people in growing, protecting and strategising their personal wealth outcomes to meet their needs.